Relocation Information

Beaufort has two “main streets” – Taylors Creek is a thoroughfare for boats and yachts…and Front Street runs parallel through the residential and shopping districts. (Photo by Tracey Brinson)

 

Download this economic report provided by NCWorks.

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NCWorks focus in Carteret County is business.
They can provide specific industrial and even
occupational LMI to our businesses.

 

For more information contact Larry Woods at

NCWorks Career Center – Carteret County
309 Commerce Avenue
Morehead City, NC 28557

(252) 726-7151 or  Larry.woods@nccommerce.com

 

For Information on Data & Demographics
visit the Carteret Economic Development Council

Carteret County Government

302 Courthouse Square
Beaufort NC 28516
(252) 728-8450
County Manager: Russell Overman
russello@carteretcountync.gov
www.carteretcountync.gov

Other County Phone Numbers

Animal Control 252-728-8585
Building Inspections 252-728-8545
CCATS Transportation Service 252-240-1043
Civic Center 252-247-3883
Clerk of Court 252-504-4400
Clerk to the Board of Commissioners 252-728-8580
Cooperative Extension 252-222-6352
District Attorney 252-504-4500
Economic Development 252-222-6120
Elections 252-728-8460
Emergency Services 252-222-5841
Environmental Health Division 252-728-8499
Finance 252-728-8410
Fire Marshal 252-222-5841
Health Department 252-728-8550
Human Resources 252-728-8401
Information Systems 252-728-8506
Juvenile Justice & Restitution 252-728-8564
Magistrate 252-504-4543
Mosquito Control 252-504-2107
Parks & Recreation 252-808-3301
Pest Management 252-728-8585
Planning & Inspections 252-728-8497
Probation & Parole (Adult) 252-728-3877
Public Defender 252-504-4545
Public Works 252-728-8595
Rape Crisis 252-504-3668
Register of Deeds 252-728-8474
Senior Services/Aging 252-247-2626
Sheriff’s Department 252-504-4800
Shore Protection 252-222-5835
Social Services 252-728-3181
Solid Waste Services 252-726-4855
Tax Office 252-728-8535
252-728-8494
Veterans Services 252-728-8440
Voter Information 252-728-8460
Water Utilities 252-728-8410
Western Office 252-393-3204

Schools

Carteret County Public School System
107 Safrit Drive, Beaufort NC 28516
(252) 728-4583
Superintendent: Dr. Dan Novey
dan.novey@carteretk12.org
www.carteretcountyschools.org

Carteret Community College
3505 Arendell St., Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 222-6000
President: Dr. Kerry Youngblood
youngbloodk@carteret.edu
www.carteret.edu

Gramercy Christian School
8170 US 70, Newport, NC 28570
(252) 352-5199
Headmaster: D. Kirk Nielsen
gcsheadmaster@gmail.com
www.gramercychristian.org

St. Egbert Catholic School
1705 Evans St., Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 726-3418
Principal: Peggy Lane
principal@stegbert.org
www.stegbert.org

Tiller School of Carteret County
1950 US 70 East, Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-1955
Executive Director: Virginia Jones
executivedirector@tillerschool.org
www.tillerschool.org

Municipalities: Phone Numbers

Atlantic Beach 252-726-2121
Beaufort 252-728-2141
Bogue 252-393-3055
Cape Carteret 252-393-8483
Cedar Point 252-393-7898
Emerald Isle 252-354-3424
Indian Beach 252-247-3344
Morehead City 252-726-6848
Newport 252-223-4749
Peletier 252-393-8666
Pine Knoll Shores 252-247-4353

Populations

(July 2013 est.)

County 69,239
Atlantic Beach 1,507
Beaufort 4,152
Bogue 720
Cape Carteret 2,127
Cedar Point 1,382
Emerald Isle 3,784
Indian Beach 112
Morehead City 9,329
Newport 4,786
Peletier 672
Pine Knoll Shores 1,372
Unincorporated Areas 43,296

County Property Tax Rates

(per $100 valuation, 2015-16)

Carteret County .300
Atlantic Beach .165
Beaufort .3475
Bogue .050
Cape Carteret .1525
Cedar Point .0625
Emerald Isle
     Oceanfront .195
     Non-oceanfront .155
Indian Beach
     Oceanfront .235
     Non-oceanfront .195
Morehead City .350
Newport .357
Peletier .055
Pine Knoll Shores
     Oceanfront .2570
     Non-oceanfront .2130